The elaborate scene where Tom Hanks single-handedly destroys all the scaffolding, falls into plaster, and rolls downhill into a fountain... was based almost exactly on this movie's clubhouse destruction scene.
Walter says "I thought the Care Bears were here" when stuck in the floor.
Subject of a $1,000 clue in the category "'80s Film Comedy"
Lorelai mentions it.
Lorelai wonders if she and Sookie are buying a "Money Pit" in the Dragonfly Inn.
"I love The Money Pit. That is my answer to that statement."
Brazilian title reference.
Brett says "The Haunting in Connecticut" (2009) is a very scary version of "The Money Pit"
"The Money Pit is still hilarious, even starring Hitler."
The construction teams enters the scene exactly alike.